PRIVACY POLICY

Please note that the privacy information on this page only covers this website – you will be given a copy of the full Terms and Conditions regarding your Utility bill before agreeing to switch provider.

PERSONAL DETAILS AND DATA PROTECTION PRIVACY

Your privacy is very important to us so this policy explains more about:-

Who we are

Utility Discount are part of the Real Life Services Ltd group of companies which includes: Homecover:Discount, Utility:Discount, Real Life Appeals Ltd, Real Life Services, Real Life Client Services and For All Business Ltd. You can contact any of the above at the group head office Real Life Services Ltd, 6 Harrier Close, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 9UT. Telephone 08000 821210.

How we will use and process your data

We collect information about you when you register your online enquiry, agree to use our services, contact us for any reason and via cookies when you visit our websites. We process your data for certain legitimate business purposes including enabling us to respond to your enquiry about our services and to process any order for our services you make. We may use your contact details to get in touch by phone, email or SMS and to give you the opportunity to complete your order or to give us feedback. We may pass on information that you have provided to, or request information from, third parties for the purpose of providing our services (such as public records or bodies or private organisations eg Energy Providers, Energy Helpline, Local Councils).

We may pass collective information about the use of our website or our products or services to third parties but this will not include information that can be used to identify you. We will disclose your information if we are required to by law. We may disclose your information to enforcement authorities if they ask us to, or to a third party in the context of actual or threatened legal proceedings, provided we can do so without breaching data protection laws.

You have the right to object to us processing your information. Click here if you wish to object.

Marketing and Cookies

The information we hold for you may also be used to keep in contact with you by phone, email or SMS regarding your order and to let you know about other services from within our group that you might be interested in. We will not share your information for marketing purposes outside of the Real Life Services Ltd group.

If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes please click here.

Website usage information is collected using cookies. If you require any more information on the data we hold for you please contact us on customercare@utility.discount

Third party vendors, including Google, show Real Life Services Ltd group advertisements on the internet. Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to Utility:Discount. Users may opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page.

What information will we collect about you

The following personal data about you may be collected and held on our database, to service your enquiry: Current Service Provider, Name, Gender, Address, Date of Birth, Telephone, Email, relevant and specific details about your energy usage, current payments, financial details, home ownership and identifiers assigned by public bodies (eg your meter number).  This will either have come directly from you, public records or from other private organisations where your identifiable personal details will not be used to extract this information. Personal data processed for any purpose shall not be kept for longer than is necessary and will be updated, archived or securely deleted when appropriate in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations 2018. We will use this personal date for as long as you subscribe to Real Life Services Ltd group products or until you unsubscribe via the website or request that your data is removed.

Your rights and access to the information we hold

We are committed to the security of your personal information and we have security procedures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information under our control. We have security measures in place to protect our database and access to this database is restricted. All information collected via the website is encrypted. All our employees who have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of your personal data.

You have the right to request a copy of all the information we hold about you. If you would like a copy of all or some of this information please contact us at our head office, email customercare@utility.discount or call 08000 821210.

We want to make sure that all information we hold for you is accurate and up to date. Please keep us informed of any changes to your contact details or any other information which may impact on our ability to provide our services. You have the right to request that we remove or update any information that you think is inaccurate.

Other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites. This Privacy Policy only applies to this website so when you follow a link to another website you should read their own privacy policies.

Children's Data

We do not knowingly collect personal data from children. We request your date of birth to ensure that we only proceed with clients who have informed us that they are over the age of 18.

Who to contact if you need to know more.

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or the information we hold about you.


Data Protection Officer

Real Life Services Ltd Group

6 Harrier Close

Calne

Wiltshire

SN11 9UT

Tel: 08000 821210

Email: customercare@utility.discount

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